World War 1
Search the known records to date of those lost from the wider Alnwick area in World War 1
Generally showing where they are commemorated, when they died and some basic facts about each person. There are gaps, however, so if you can fill in any missing details do please contact us.
Air Mechanic 2nd Class
Royal Air Force, Acklington
Greystoke (St. Andrew) Churchyard, Cumbria
The UK, Royal Air Force Muster Roll, 1918 (available via Ancestry.co.uk) gives Whalan's muster date as 15 May 1916.
Born 1882 , at Longton, Staffordshire.
The 1911 Census recorded Whalan living at 24 Triangle, near Halifax, Yorkshire with his wife, Elizabeth Annas & two sons - Stanley & Samuel - employed as a Domestic Coachman.
At the time of his death Elizabeth Annas Whalan lived at Bank House, Acklington, Northumberland (formerly of Greystoke, Cumberland).
(Source: 'Portraits of War...'; Edited & compiled by June Watson; Wildgoose Press; 2016; p. 106)
Acklington, St. John the Divine Church